Industry leader formerly with Hitachi Vantara and Red Hat joins CloudBees to drive next stage of growth
SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CloudBees, the enterprise software delivery company, today announced that John Tzioufas has joined CloudBees as chief revenue officer. In this role, Tzioufas will lead the entire revenue organization, which includes sales, consulting, training and channel partners. He comes to CloudBees from Hitachi Vantara, where he served as SVP and GM of the Americas, with responsibility for the complete P&L of the Americas region including the United States, Canada, Latin America and the Hitachi Vantara Federal Division.
Tzioufas brings 30 years of experience driving high impact results from building, directing and managing complex organizations in enterprise-level information technology sales and operations. His experience includes general management, strategic planning, customer service, P&L/budget management and business development. Tzioufas’ business approach is to always put the customer first.
“John brings years of relevant and strategic industry knowledge along with an incredible sales and leadership pedigree. I am excited to welcome him to the CloudBees team,” said Sacha Labourey, chief executive officer and co-founder, CloudBees. “His track record of success at enterprise organizations positions him to be the right person at the right time for CloudBees as we embark on our next phase of growth.”
Tzioufas has held executive leadership positions at Red Hat, HP Software, FAST Search and Transfer and Tibco. As a results-oriented leader, he has proven his ability to drive dramatic improvements in revenue performance and growth throughout his career.
“CloudBees is recognized across the industry as a leader that is continually innovating and staying at the forefront of technology and DevOps trends,” Tzioufas said. “I am truly impressed by the culture, which is rooted in trust, integrity and collaboration. I couldn’t be more excited to join the CloudBees team as the company continues to evolve and grow by delivering on customer value.”
CloudBees, the enterprise software delivery company, provides the industry’s leading DevOps technology platform. CloudBees enables developers to focus on what they do best: Build stuff that matters, while providing peace of mind to management with powerful risk mitigation, compliance and governance tools. Used by 50% of the Fortune 100, CloudBees is helping thousands of companies harness the power of continuous everything and gets them on the fastest path from great idea, to great software, to amazing customer experiences, to being a business that changes lives.
Backed by Matrix Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Verizon Ventures, Delta-v Capital, Golub Capital and Unusual Ventures, CloudBees was founded in 2010 by former JBoss CTO Sacha Labourey and an elite team of continuous integration, continuous delivery and DevOps professionals. Follow CloudBees on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.